About Us

At Southwest Academy Magnet School for Science and Engineering, students are exposed to rigorous instruction that is culturally responsive and sensitive to their unique learning needs to inspire them to be 21st century leaders.

Through our parent, school and community partnership, Southwest Academy’s mission is to provide a nurturing environment in which the commitment and collaboration of all stakeholders empowers all students to learn and achieve at high levels; thus producing lifelong learners and productive citizens in a global economy and multicultural society in the 21st Century.



We are pleased to share the most current MSDE REPORT CARD available to help our stakeholders measure student achievement.  


Recent News

Extended Year Learning Program

Click here to find out about our Summer Program.


2018-2019 School Supply List

Click here for the school supply list.

2018-2019 Uniforms

​Click here for the 2018-2019 Uniform Updates


SWA is now offering Online Acceptable Use Training

6th, 7th, and 8th grade parents of students attending Southwest Academy must complete the following steps in order for their students to receive a device:

  1. View the presentation
  2. After viewing training in its entirety, complete the user acknowledgement form

Click here to access BCPS Device Training